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Latest News

City's Leisure Guide helps plan your spring and summer fun

March 13, 2018 - Find great ways to stay active this spring and summer in the City of Kingston's Recreation and Leisure Guide. Find it inside this week's Kingston This Week or download it by...

Reconstruction of downtown Princess Street continues

March 8, 2018 - As reconstruction work continues up Princess Street, the intersection of Princess and Barrie streets will be closed starting on Monday, March 12. Barrie St. north and south of...

Sign up for City summer day camps

March 6, 2018 - Parents and caregivers can plan a fun-filled summer vacation for their children by signing them up for one of the City's four day camps: Grass Creek, Theatre, Sports of all...

Kingston Fire & Rescue reminds you to check alarm batteries when you change clocks

March 5, 2018 - Kingston Fire & Rescue reminds Kingstonians to test all  smoke alarms and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms and change batteries when moving clocks forward an hour for...

Heritage property owners: apply for up to $5,000 for renovations

February 20, 2018 - Own a heritage property in need of some TLC? You may be eligible to receive up to $5,000 in funds through the City's new Heritage Property Grant program. "Well-kept...

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